TROY PIRKLE

POSITION: JV BOYS HEAD COACH

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POSITION: JV BOYS HEAD COACH
COLLEGE: UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA
HIGH SCHOOL: CROSS KEYS

In the fall of 2021, Coach Pirkle will be entering his 25th year in secondary education and coaching. He returned to Cobb County as a Head Softball Coach in the fall of 2008. Prior to his tenure at Allatoona High School, he served as an Assistant Basketball and Head Softball Coach at Grayson High School (Gwinnett County) for four years. Coach Pirkle’s career began at Harrison High School as an Assistant Coach in softball, basketball, and baseball. In the classroom, Coach Pirkle mainly teaches AP Human Geography.

As an undergraduate at the University of Georgia, Coach Pirkle earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History, while also gaining his Social Studies teaching certification. As a graduate student, he obtained his Masters and Specialist Degrees in Administration and Leadership at the University of West Georgia and also holds “Gifted” certification, which he obtained from the University of North Georgia.